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The Art of Gamesmanship in Political Debates: A Few Interesting Examples

The recent incident where Florida Governor Rick Scott refused to make his way to the debate stage for seven minutes because his opponent, former Governor Charlie Crist, had an alleged illegal cooling fan below the debate lectern is emblematic of the political debate culture today. Rather than dissecting and analyzing the policy prescriptions put forth by the candidates during their debates, it is often the gaffes, one-liners and demeanor of the candidates that garner the most attention.Fearful…See More
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"October 28, 1919 – The U.S. Congress overrides President Woodrow Wilson’s veto of the Volstead Act, which enforces the Eighteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, prohibiting the manufacture, sale, and transport of alcohol."
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"October 25, 1983 – Along with Caribbean and Jamaican allies, President Reagan orders an invasion of Grenada, ousting the government of the chairman of the Revolutionary Military Council of Grenada, Hudson Austin, a Marxist regime with the…"
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"October 20, 1965 – The U.S. Supreme Court hands down its decision in Griswold v. Connecticut.  The court rules that a law forbidding a Connecticut statue outlawing the use of contraceptives violates “the right to marital…"
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"October 19, 1960 – President Dwight D. Eisenhower places a total embargo on U.S. exports to Cuba. The embargo survives to this day."
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"October 17, 1974 – President Gerald R. Ford defends his decision to pardon former President Richard M. Nixon before the Judiciary Subcommittee on Criminal Justice in the U.S. House of Representatives."
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